Diploma Program in Engineering

Top Diploma Programs in Engineering

Engineering

A diploma program offers students a variety of benefits. These programs are often administered on a faster track than more traditional options and may be completed within just a year or two. The diploma program offers intense full-time classes with hands-on application for the skills and principles taught in class. Extensive training is often paired with the opportunity to analyze the complex issues surrounding the industry.

What is a Diploma in Engineering? The courses involved in this program may include several math classes, such as calculus. The classes cover the theoretical sciences, conceptual design, and research methods. Depending on the specific focus of the school, there may be classes in biomedical engineering, computer networking, or construction engineering. Other subjects might include the ethics or economics surrounding the engineering industries.

Graduates of the diploma program enjoy many advantages. They are well-prepared to move directly into the workforce and are qualified to hold a wide range of responsibilities. Because these students finish their education within a year or two, they often have the opportunity to pursue more educational opportunities or may have earned career credentials before others who are the same age.

There are educational institutions located all over the world that provide Diploma in Engineering programs. Naturally, the costs of attending this type of program will vary a great deal from one school to another. Those who hope to participate in a diploma program should contact the schools of their choice for specific fee information.

Graduates enjoy many job opportunities. Upon completion of the program, graduates are engineers and may find jobs in conceptual design, as researchers, or in the development of engineering tools and methods. Many graduates continue on with their schooling. Professionals who complete this program enjoy career advancement or the opportunity to take their careers in different directions.

Prospective students can learn more about the various schools offering their chosen programs. Use the information below to determine the best fit. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Diploma in Motive Power Fundamentals - Automative Repair

Sault College
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Canada Sault Sainte Marie

Get a sound understanding of today`s vehicles including electrical and electronic systems. Our automotive diagnostic lab allows you to develop your much needed expertise in technical and diagnostic and problem solving skills. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Motive Power Fundamentals - Automotive Repair (4041) 1 Year - 2 Semesters Ontario College Certificate Program Overview The Motive Power Fundamentals - Automotive Repair program is designed to prepare you for an entry level position in the automotive repair trade. You will learn how to identify basic automotive system problems by applying fundamental knowledge of motor vehicle operation and components. As well, you will learn how to identify, inspect and test basic automotive engine components and systems, electrical, electronic and emission components and systems, drive train, suspension and steering components and systems, and motive power brake components and systems in compliance with manufacturers` recommendations. You will learn how to disassemble and assemble components to the required specifications by applying workshop skills and knowledge of basic shop practices. You will use a variety of test equipment to assess basic automotive electronic circuits, vehicle systems and subsystems, and apply basic knowledge of automotive hydraulics and pneumatics to the testing and inspection of basic motive power systems and subsystems. As a successful student, you will be able to communicate information effectively, credibly, and accurately, use information technology and computer skills to access data concerning repair procedures and manufacturers` updates, prepare logs, records and documentation to appropriate standards, apply business practices and communication skills to improve customer service, and complete all assigned work in compliance with occupational, health, safety, and environmental law; established policies and procedures; codes and regulations; and in accordance with ethical principles. Students may have... [-]

Diploma in Engineering (Awarded by Management Development Institute of Singapore)

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Campus Full time Part time 9 - 11  August 2017 Singapore

This programme provides an avenue for participants who want to formalise their experiences and understanding in the field of Engineering. It also reinforces participants' foundation in mathematics and physics and enhance their problem solving skills and techniques through lectures and tutorials... [+]

This programme provides an avenue for participants who want to formalise their experiences and understanding in the field of Engineering. It also reinforces participants' foundation in mathematics and physics and enhance their problem solving skills and techniques through lectures and tutorials. Methods of Assessment Teaching is delivered through a combination of lectures, small group and individual project work, lab-work, tutorials, computing skills and assignments that are integrated throughout the diploma programme. Students are assessed based on assignments, lab works, examinations and projects. Graduation Students who have successfully completed all coursework and examinations will be awarded with the Diploma in Engineering from MDIS. Modules Engineering Mathematics I Principles of Electrical Engineering Physics I – Mechanics Engineering Mathematics II Fluid Mechanics & Thermodynamics Physics II – Mechanics & Waves Entry Requirements All applicants must be age 16 and above, and obtained one of the following requirement: At least C6 in any 2 GCE "O"Level subjects with Mathematics and Physics/Combined Science (with Physics) Higher NITEC in Engineering [-]

Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering

AIMST University
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kedah + 1 more

AIMST’s Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering offers the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to graduates which are required by Electrical and Electronic industries.The programme also offers 3 months industrial training as part of the programme. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering AIMST’s Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering offers the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills to graduates which are required by Electrical and Electronic industries.The programme also offers 3 months industrial training as part of the programme. The course structure of the diploma programme are framed such that students upon graduation (with CGPA ≥ 2.0) can enter second year of AIMST’s B.Eng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Programme Outline Year 1 Semester 1 Mathematics I Basic Electronics Electromagnetic Field Theory Introduction to Computer Programming English I MQA Elective 1 Semester 2 Mathematics II Electrical Circuits Introduction to Communication Systems CAD, Simulation and Drafting English II MQA Compulsory MQA Elective 2 Year 2 Semester 1 Mathematics III Electrical Machines I Generation and Transmission Analog and Digital Electronics Engineering Economics and Accounting MQA Elective 3 Semester 2 Electrical Machines II Distribution and Utilisation Microprocessor and Microcontroller Power Electronics Instrumentation and Control Systems Industrial Management, Safety and Ethics Year 2 Special Semester Industrial Training (12 Weeks) Year 3 Semester 1 Power System Protection and Switch Gears Electrical Drives and Control Special Electrical Machines Final Year Project Electives Electives Electives (Any two) Flexible AC Transmission System Power Plant Engineering Robotics and Automation MQA Courses Status Local Student International Student MQA Compulsory Pengajian Malaysia Bahasa Melyau Komunikasi MQA Elective 1 BKA / Introduction to Communication Introduction to Communication MQA Elective 2 Moral Studies / Islamic Studies Moral Studies / Islamic Studies MQA... [-]

Engineer of Principles for Tropical Agriculture

Wroclaw University of Environmental and Life Sciences
Campus Full time 7 semesters October 2017 Poland Wrocław

The tropical climate has come to Poland too, namely to the University of Environmental and Life Sciences in Wrocław! Now you can take a new program of studies – the principles for tropical agriculture. [+]

Duration: 3,5 years (7 semesters) Professional title: Engineer Study Profile: general academic Start Month: October Semestral Fee: 1600 EUR (last semester without tuition fee for all students) Overview Our course in Principles for Tropical Agriculture is an opportunity to study both the scientific background of agriculture and its practical side. The program of studies has been developed for both students from the tropical region countries as well as for those interested in food production in those areas as well as in work for international organizations involved in supporting the growth of the Third World countries. We hear a lot about the sciences of the future, most of them being technical, however, before humankind can make use of those technical developments it needs to be fed. The need for the agricultural production to grow is more and more vital. By 2050, the world population is expected to reach 9 billion and people from the developing countries, which is where almost the whole growth of the world population takes place, need a more varied menu. By 2030, the demand for food will grow by 40%, which is why it is necessary to use new areas for agricultural purposes, including the tropical regions, such as Africa, South America or Central Asia, where it should be a priority to solve the problem with hunger. The graduates of the Principles for Tropical Agriculture will be the specialists able to face the challenges of the future. The aim of the studies in this field is to... [-]

Diploma of Engineering

Eynesbury
Campus Full time 8 - 12 months June 2017 Australia Adelaide

Eynesbury’s Diploma of Engineering program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding that will enable them to articulate into 2nd Year of a range of Engineering degrees at the University of Adelaide. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Diploma of Engineering @ a glance What? Eynesbury’s Diploma of Engineering program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding that will enable them to articulate into 2nd Year of a range of Engineering degrees at the University of Adelaide. Why? Smaller classes to allow more individual attention from your teacher. Additional academic support is provided through extra contact time with tutors and extra tutorials in mathematics and English Language. Fast track your studies (Complete within 8 or 12 months) 3 possible start dates – February, June and October How? Contact us with any questions through the 'Ask a question' button above. Click 'Enrol today' to send through your application, or Click the 'Our Representatives' button below to find details of someone in your country who can help you apply. Entry into 1st year with credit exemption The University of Adelaide Bachelor of Engineering (Civil and Environmental) Bachelor of Engineering (Civil and Structural) Bachelor of Engineering (Petroleum) Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical) Bachelor of Engineering (Architectural) Bachelor of Engineering (Pharmaceutical) Entry into 2nd year of The University of Adelaide Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Aerospace) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Sports) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Sustainable Energy) Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronic) Bachelor of Engineering (Computational) Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic) Bachelor of Engineering (Mining) Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Systems Engineering) Popular careers Civil and Environmental Geotechnical Engineer Water Resources Engineer Natural Resource Manager Civil... [-]

First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Engineering

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Full time 1 semester September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The First Diploma award in Engineering is a foundation diploma which provides learners to build and apply knowledge in wide variety of engineering contexts. This is a vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years and above who do not currently meet the entry criteria for our Extended Diploma. [+]

First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Engineering The First Diploma award in Engineering is a foundation diploma which provides learners to build and apply knowledge in wide variety of engineering contexts. This is a vocational qualification, ideal for learners aged 16 years and above who do not currently meet the entry criteria for our Extended Diploma. Why enrol on this programme? Learners will be introduced to the basic principles of engineering and will be learning in a practical environment as well as a classroom, using case studies and project work based on real world apprenticeship scenarios. Accreditation The First Diploma (Certificate 3) in Engineering is subject to recognition by the National Qualifications Authority (NQA) in the UAE. Career prospects Students graduating from this program proceed to higher education to obtain an Extended Diploma followed by HND and/or Bachelor’s Degree. Course outline You will study eight modules over one semester, in preparation for continued study on the Extended Diploma programmes. Unit 1: Working Safely and Effectively in Engineering Unit 2: Interpreting and Using Engineering Information Unit 3: Mathematics for Engineering Technicians 49 Unit 4: Electronic Circuit Construction Unit 5: Operating & Maintenance of Fluid Power Systems & Components Unit 6: Operating & Maintenance of Mechanical Systems & Components Unit 7: Operating & Maintenance of Electrical Systems & Components Unit 8: Selecting Engineering Materials Mode of delivery This programme is offered on full-time semester basis. Duration One semester. [-]

BTEC in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (Level 3 - 2 Year Extended Diploma)

Cardiff and Vale College
Campus Full time 34 weeks September 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff

Successful completion of this course enables students to apply for University to study for a degree in many Engineering subjects. It is also recognised by industry as preparing for entry into a higher engineering /technical apprenticeship. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Qualifications: Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma in Electrical & Electronic Engineering Course overview: Successful completion of this course enables students to apply for University to study for a degree in many Engineering subjects. It is also recognised by industry as preparing for entry into a higher engineering /technical apprenticeship. Topics can include: Business Systems for Technicians Principles of Software Design and Development Electronic Fault-finding Microprocessor Systems and Applications Further Electrical Principles Principles and Operation of Three-Phase Systems Features and Applications of Electrical Machines Principles and Applications of Analogue Electronics Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians Entry requirements: Qualifications AS Level – students must have 5 GCSE passes at Grade C and above Please note: we will need to see your qualification results and certificates before you can enrol. Attendance and success at an Applicant Day After you have applied you will be sent a list of Applicant Days for the area you have applied for. Attending one of these days is an entry requirement. These events – usually 2-3 hours long – involve you coming to a college site to meet tutors, see the facilities and learn more about the subject. For this course during the Applicant Day you will also need to: Undertake an initial entry test and short interview. Successfully passing this is also an entry requirement for a place on the course. Teaching and assessment: Written and practical assignments Next steps: University Industry [-]

Diploma in Cloud Technology System Engineer

BizTech College
Campus 2 years September 2017 Canada Mississauga

The cloud technology system engineer program teaches students how to mobilize technological architecture and secure a connected flow of communication throughout a network. Students learn how to plan, administer and migrate data, understanding the importance of adaptability, analysis, maintenance and problem solving to improve server response, isolating threats, and protecting platforms. [+]

Happening now within the IT industry, the dynamic need for cloud technology system engineer offers information professionals an unparalleled opportunity to map-out their career direction and income! The gap between what business needs and the number of skilled cloud experts who can implement this web-service presence means these leaders can define and build their own road! The cloud technology system engineer program teaches students how to mobilize technological architecture and secure a connected flow of communication throughout a network. Students learn how to plan, administer and migrate data, understanding the importance of adaptability, analysis, maintenance and problem solving to improve server response, isolating threats, and protecting platforms. Students will be challenged to build core components, customize, configure and deploy projects within the cloud fabric; realizing technical solutions, design and system continuity. Program Highlights Maintain, Troubleshoot and administer the use of Local Area Networks, Computer Workstations, connections to the Internet and Peripheral Equipment. Evaluate and Install Computer Hardware, Networking Software, and operating System Software as well as Software applications. Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks and to coordinate access and use of computer networks. Provide problem-solving services to network users. Install, Maintain, Troubleshoot and Upgrade Web-server Hardware and Software. Implement Network Traffic and Security Monitoring Software, and Optimize Server Performance. Perform routine network start up and close down and maintain control records. Perform Data Backups and Disaster Recovery Operations. Control and monitor e-mail use, Web navigation, and installed software. Communicate electronically and in person with... [-]

National Diploma / National Diploma Extended in Civil Engineering

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

A student who has obtained this qualification will be competent to apply theoretical knowledge, practical experience and skills in Civil Engineering as a civil engineering technician, who forms part of the engineering team, by applying proven techniques to engineering activity, within standards and codes under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. A student who has obtained this qualification will be competent to apply theoretical knowledge, practical experience and skills in Civil Engineering as a civil engineering technician, who forms part of the engineering team, by applying proven techniques to engineering activity, within standards and codes under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes. Outcomes Exit level outcomes: The qualifying student must have: the ability to plan Civil Engineering systems, in accordance with the relevant codes of practice under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes. the ability to design Civil Engineering systems, in accordance with the relevant codes of practice, under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes. the ability to prepare and administer the documentation for Civil Engineering systems, in accordance with the relevant codes of practice under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes. the ability to build and maintain Civil Engineering systems under supervision. Admission Requirements and Selection Criteria A National Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard. Refer to Faculty Regulation EB3 for the minimum admission requirements for the Senior Certificate (until 2008) and the National Senior Certificate (from 2009). N4 Certificate with a minimum pass of 70% in Mathematics and Engineering Science, and a pass in two languages. N5 Certificate, with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics and Engineering Science. Students who have passed suitable access programmes... [-]

Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics

Centennial College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Canada Toronto

The Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics program will focus on automated systems, which are at the heart of virtually all advanced manufacturing industries. [+]

The Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics program will focus on automated systems, which are at the heart of virtually all advanced manufacturing industries. The School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science undertaking will offer you a thorough understanding of theory, along with practical, hands-on laboratory experience. It will place an emphasis on the basic technology used in building and operating automated industrial systems: programmable logic controllers (PLCs), hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics and robotics. While you will be prepared after two years of study to build a rewarding career in the field of automation and robotics, the Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics program will also give you an option for further study. You may complete additional study in the three-year Automation and Robotics Technology program, which will explore the field of precision controls and the total electronic integration of modern, complex automated systems through industry-leading field placements. Program Highlights The Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics program will provide in-depth study ranging from fundamentals to advanced systems. You will gain hands-on experience in programmable logic controllers (PLCs), robotics, hydraulics, pneumatics and electronics. The widely used technologies with which you will become familiar are applicable to many different industries. A strong on-campus Automation and Robotics Student Society will organize events such as career nights and industrial visits. This School of Engineering Technology and Applied Science program holds key- Career Outlook Robotics Technician PLC Technician Electro-Mechanical Assembler Electro-Mechanical Maintenance Technician Electro-Mechanical Technician Fluid Power Technician Inside Sales Field Service... [-]

Diploma of Maritime Operations (Engineer Watch keeper)

Hunter TAFE - Australia
Campus Full time January 2018 Australia Newcastle

This engineer watch keeper course focuses on developing the practical skills and knowledge required to work as a marine engineer watch keeper on board seagoing vessels. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. This engineer watch keeper course focuses on developing the practical skills and knowledge required to work as a marine engineer watch keeper on board seagoing vessels. International qualification Certificate of Competency (CoC) issued by Australia Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) after qualifying seatime and final orals examination. Diploma of Maritime Operations (Watch keeper Deck) Hunter TAFE offers this Diploma course for people who wish to work in the maritime industry as a Watch keeper Deck. Certificate of Competency (CoC) issued by Australia Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) after qualifying seatime and final orals examination. International qualification Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 1) Hunter TAFE offers a number of marine engineering courses for people interested in a career in the shipping industry, specifically in maritime engineering. Certificate of Competency (CoC) issued by Australia Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) after qualifying seatime and final orals examination. International qualification Advanced Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 2) This marine engineering course focuses on developing the skills and knowledge you need to perform the various specialised tasks of a Marine Engineer Class 2 on ships of any propulsion power globally. International qualification. Certificate of Competency (CoC) issued by Australia Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) after qualifying seatime and final orals examination. Contact us for further information relating to entry requirements, fees and duration. [-]

Diploma of Building & Construction - Building

TAFE Western Australia
Campus Full time 1 year July 2017 Australia Perth Bentley Geraldton Broome Bunbury Albany + 5 more

This course introduces you to the legal, structural, financial and managerial processes involved in the construction process. [+]

Diploma of Building & Construction - Building

This course introduces you to the legal, structural, financial and managerial processes involved in the construction process. It will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge you need to work as a builder on low rise to medium rise building projects. You will gain a range of skills enabling you to supervise the planning and quality of construction work and manage the risks associated with projects.

To successfully complete this course, students will be required to undertake work placement in the building industry. Students are required to arrange this placement themselves. More information, advice and industry contacts will be provided at orientation and during their course.... [-]


Diploma in Marine Engineering Class 3 and Class 4

Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 30 - 36 weeks August 2017 New Zealand Nelson + 1 more

This programme is a significant part of the Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) training requirements for students to gain the internationally recognised Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeepers (STCW) Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch Class 3 certificate of competency or Maritime New Zealand Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework Class 4 certificate of competency. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. Prepare yourself for employment in the merchant navy on vessels of any size, operating anywhere in the world. This programme is a significant part of the Maritime New Zealand (MNZ) training requirements for students to gain the internationally recognised Standards of Training and Certification of Watchkeepers (STCW) Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch Class 3 certificate of competency or Maritime New Zealand Seafarer Certification and Operational Limits Framework Class 4 certificate of competency. STCW Officer in Charge of an Engineering Watch Class 3 certificate of competency Provides the domestic and international maritime industry, with marine engineers who are able to work in an engineering capacity as Engineer Officer of the Watch on merchant navy vessels. MNZ Seafarer Certification and Operaction Limits Framework Class 4 certificate of competency Provides the domestic maritime industry, with marine engineers who are able to work in an engineering capacity as Chief Engineer. Blended delivery (online and in person) A flexible learning approach gives you the option of completing components of the courses online, minimising time away from your job, while taking advantage of your workplace situation to enhance the relevance of your learning. Core skills The blended delivery of the programme will also contributes to your employability by enhancing your core transferable skills; particularly digital literacy, problem solving, communication skills and team work. Pathway This Diploma will enable you to pathway into the Level 7 degree courses leading to Marine Engineering Officer Qualifications. Training record book There is... [-]

Diploma of Engineering Technology - Civil

Melbourne Polytechnic
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Australia Melbourne

Engineer your career for the future with the Civil Engineering stream of Melbourne Polytechnic's Diploma of Engineering Technology. Work on important infrastructure in the community, bring your analytical and design skills and eye for accuracy to life. [+]

Engineer your career for the future with the Civil Engineering stream of Melbourne Polytechnic's Diploma of Engineering Technology. Work on important infrastructure in the community, bring your analytical and design skills and eye for accuracy to life. Diverse range of opportunities in engineering Civil engineering improves our environment and living standards with the design and construction of large works infrastructure. Career opportunities for skilled employees are plentiful in this thriving sector. Possible career paths for drafting persons include: design drafters engineering technical support urban planning assistant Pathways to a successful career Melbourne Polytechnic’s teachers are fully qualified and industry experienced to give you the best start in the civil engineering field. You will learn the fundamental elements in Computer Aided Drafting systems and environmental topics relevant to design and industry techniques. You will have the opportunity to experience current work sites and have access to industry experts. Ask us about pathways to further vocational training or Higher Education from this qualification. Note: International students will be studying at Preston, Heidelberg and Epping campuses. [-]

Popular Music & Worship DipHE: Live Sound

Nexus Institute of Creative Arts
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Coventry

The two-year Diploma of Higher Education Popular Music and Worship course has been designed to give students comprehensive training, providing an in-depth understanding of both popular music and the Biblical concept of worship, enabling you to be a creative and expressive musician. [+]

Best Diploma Programs in Engineering 2017. The two-year Diploma of Higher Education Popular Music and Worship course has been designed to give students comprehensive training, providing an in-depth understanding of both popular music and the Biblical concept of worship, enabling you to be a creative and expressive musician. Sound engineering classes focus on honing and advancing core technical skills, our knowledgeable and experienced teaching staff providing you with everything you need to achieve excellence within your chosen field. Teaching takes place in small classes with further one-on-one review sessions available. Alongside your live sound study, there will be frequent opportunity for you and your fellow students to work in our well-equipped concert hall. Tutors will be on hand to provide feedback during these sessions, shaping and developing your live playing and performance. There are multiple sessions each week giving an overview of the Bible and its key themes, as well as a specific look at worship and its practical application. Teaching takes place through corporate worship sessions, group discussion and practical presentations. Furthermore, you will explore the various practical and social contexts within which the wider subject area of popular music and worship resides, conducting your studies through a process of enquiry-based learning. On enrolling onto the course, you and your fellow students will receive an iPad through which iPad-specific content is delivered as part of the course. See our iPad Programme page for more information. There are many opportunities throughout the course to get involved in a variety of... [-]